On March 30, 2018, a lawsuit against the State of Ohio filed by individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities (I/DD) protesting segregated living settings was granted class action status. The complaint is Ball v. Kasich; the plaintiffs allege that current state policies force them to enter institutional care to receive supportive living services due to lack of adequate home- and community-based options. The class includes all Medicaid-eligible adult Ohio residents with I/DD who, on or after March 31, 2016, are qualified for home and community-based services, and, after receiving options counseling, express that they . . .
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